I think I am having a MS Flareup..I am numb from below my waste down. It''s been 5 1/2 weeks and still getting worse. Had MRI'a on cervical and thorastic spine and no ne leisons showed up and nothing showed active. Has anyone experienced this. I am wondering if this will go away anytime soon. Also will it go away all at once or little by little.View Thread
Thanks so much for sharing. I am 6 weeks in and it's still changing..the areas that were numb now feel like they have tight rubber bands around them in addition to being numb. I started getting numb in my left toes and then my right ones. It progressed until it reached my chest. Wondering how it might go away.....praying it goes away and soon. I feel really helpless. It baffles me that they don't have medicines that help with this. It's like take steroids or nothing. I would just like to have something that helps with the tightness. Sometimes it feels like my ribs are going to break.View Thread
Thanks for the reply. I was just wondering how your symptoms went away. I realize this May not be the case in my situation. I just can't find on the internet where anyone says my numbness went away slowly .or all at once. Being numb from the chest down...is driving me crazy. I wonder if it will go away like it came on..first my toes..then..feet..then legs..groin area and chest. Or all at once. Just want to know someone's story on how there's went away. I realize mine may be different.View Thread
Thank for responding. My neuro said it was not an MS attack. I couldnt believe she actually felt is was something else. I have been diagnosed for 4 years. It is defintely MS. She wont put me on Steriods because I am a diabetic and they make your sugar level go way to high.
Question: when you have a flair does the symptoms go away slowly or all at once. Like will the numbness in my entire body all go away at once or will it go away gradually like it came?
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